AUSTIN, Texas (March 13, 2017) – Laura Huff, P.E. and Kevin Garcia have joined Zephyr Environmental Corporation as Project Manager and GIS Technician, respectively.
Ms. Laura Huff, P.E. has over 19 years of multi-media environmental consulting experience and is located in the North Dallas area. She has extensive experience with air and water permitting, solid waste management, and environmental compliance requirements. She is an experienced multi-media compliance auditor and has performed audits in Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, and Wisconsin. Ms. Huff has provided on-site compliance assistance; completed emission inventories; completed Community Right to Know reporting; prepared and taught regulatory training classes; and developed Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPPs) and Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasures (SPCC) Plans. She has experience in a variety of industries, including food and beverage, surface coating, wood products, semiconductor manufacturing, building products, and the aerospace industry, and she is active in the annual Food and Beverage Environmental Conference. She earned both a Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Environmental Engineering from Texas Tech University.
Mr. Kevin Garcia is a GIS Technician with Zephyr Environmental Corporation in Austin, Texas. His expertise is in Geographic Information Science and Resource/Environmental Studies. Mr. Garcia has worked with numerous different projects and has experience working with The Austin Ridge Riders Association and the Habitat Conservation Plan. Mr. Garcia has both the knowledge and interpretation of research methods, geocoding, mapping techniques, client communication skills, and proposal based writing techniques. Kevin earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Resource and Environmental Studies at Texas State University as well as a certificate in GIS from the department of Geography.